15 Patterns and Ideas for Crochet Pillows: Get Inspired!
by Kelsey Mlnarik
Whether you’re ushering in a new season with fresh decor or just want to add something new to your living space, a new crochet throw pillow is a fun and easy way to change up your home’s interior.
To help inspire you, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite creative crochet pillow patterns. With a wide range of styles and designs, there’s something in the collection for everyone. You can follow the patterns exactly, but, of course, sometimes it’s helpful just to see what other people have created.
Whether you’re a beginner looking for a quick and satisfying pattern or a more advanced crafter hoping to show off your skills, one of these patterns is sure to be just what you need!
Ideas For Crochet Pillows
Looking for inspiration for your next crochet pillow? Check out this collection of some of our favorite crochet pillow patterns. Whether you follow one of these patterns to the letter or use them to inspire your own designs, we think they're sure to get your creative juices flowing!
This cute and springy pillow is made with super bulky or jumbo-weight yarn, so it works up quickly and has a soft, squishy texture that's perfect for curling up on the couch! I love the look of the big, round centers with the smaller petals. This is also a no-sew pattern, making it even simpler to pull off!
Here's a super cool and modern take on the crochet pillow! It combines a sharp, eye-catching black-and-white color block with chunky tassels and a simple but visible texture for a pillow that will look amazing on your sofa or bed. 17 finish sizes are included with the pattern, so you can be sure to create exactly the size you need!
Here's an easy pillow cover pattern that will look great in any color and can complement most design styles. The contrast in texture between the bobble stitches and the plain stripe makes the pillow interesting and unique. With no need for color changes and just a few simple stitches in the pattern, even beginners can attempt this pillow.
This set of animal-themed crochet pillows is perfect for children's rooms, nurseries, playrooms, and daycares. Make a fox, dinosaur, puppy, cow, deer, or panda pillow for your little one to snuggle and enjoy.
This lovely "Mr. & Mrs. " crochet pillow pattern is a perfect wedding or anniversary gift for another couple or for your own spouse. It's also a wonderful project to make any time for your own bedroom! This is a beginner-friendly pattern that uses the tapestry crochet method. Once you master it, it's sure to be your new go-to wedding gift!
Are you looking for a crochet pillow that's modern and fun? Try this boho pillow pattern! It's a perfect option for those with intermediate-level skills who want to make a pillow that looks like it came straight from a trendy home goods store. This pillow offers lots of texture and soft colors that will look amazing on your couch or bed.
This beehive pillow is bright and sunny, perfect for brightening up your living room this spring or summer! It also makes a great gift and is sure to be a popular item at craft fairs or in your market. This pattern is best for intermediate crocheters who are comfortable working with multiple colors.
This pillow makes a soft and cozy cover for a standard bed pillow, transforming a plain pillow into a darling sleeping puppy. It makes a great gift for any child or a precious addition to a nursery, playroom, or reading corner.
If you're getting ready to travel, consider grabbing this pattern for your own crochet neck pillow! It's an easy pattern, and the use of bulky yarn makes this a quick project. It comes in three sizes: child, adult medium, and adult large, so you can outfit the whole family with their own pillows in their favorite colors.
Here's a beautiful and unique cushion pattern to add a classy touch to your home! The pattern uses front post stitches to create a subtle design that mimics a rosewheel stained glass window. Use a single color or two colors to suit your design aesthetic. The pattern is appropriate for beginners or advanced beginners, so why not give it a try?
This herringbone crochet pillow pattern is the perfect addition to your bedroom decor. With its comfortable and luxurious feel, it's the ideal pillow for both decorative and practical use. The pattern includes step-by-step instructions on how to create the timeless herringbone pattern and also features a photo tutorial to help you along the way. The optional tassels add a fun and unique touch to your pillow, and the envelope closure makes it easy to remove and clean.
Here's a creative pillow pattern that will make the Tooth Fairy's nighttime visits a little easier! After stitching up this adorable pillow, your little one can leave their lost teeth in the pocket, where the Tooth Fairy will leave behind a treasure.
This succulent-inspired pillow is sure to make a statement anywhere you put it! It's a stunning and unique design that makes a great decorative piece on your bed, couch, or favorite chair. It's also sure to make a memorable gift, especially for a plant lover!
This easy pillow pattern is made with super bulky yarn and has an easy-to-remember stitch pattern, making it a quick and simple pattern to work up! The texture of the finished product is unique and eye-catching, offering great contrast to the other decorative pillows on your bed or sofa.